best use of medicines in pregnancy
Information for women and their families on use of medicines in pregnancy
From the UK Teratology Information Service
Summaries of the scientific studies on use of medicines and chemicals in pregnancy
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Information leaflets UPDATE - NEW for AugustYellow fever vaccinePaintTetracyclineMethotrexate (paternal use)
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